The African Union Mission in Somalia, AMISOM, describe Mukhtar’s decision to quit fighting as courageous and urged other fighters in the terror group to surrender to authorities.
Somalia’s President, Mohamed Abdullahi, said that the over 150,000 Somalis in the US “have contributed to the US economy in different ways, and we have to talk about what the Somali people have contributed rather than a few people who may cause a problem.”
Both countries have banned each other’s citizens from leaving their countries, in a growing row over the murder of Kim Jong-Nam, the half-brother of North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-Un.
US President Donald Trump has described Obamacare, which was passed in 2010 and is seen as Obama’s signature domestic policy achievement, as “a disaster”.
President Donald Trump has signed a new executive order placing a 90-day ban on people from six mainly Muslim nations.
The director of the United State’s Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI, James Comey has rejected President Donald Trump’s claim that his predecessor, Barack Obama, ordered a wiretap of his phone before he was elected US president.
Felix Tshisekedi, 53, will now lead the opposition coalition in crucial negotiations over the departure of President Joseph Kabila from office
Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has declared a state of disaster as the Horn of Africa nation struggles with a severe drought and food crisis.
In his 93rd birthday interview, Zimbabwean leader, Robert Mugabe, spoke glowingly of his wife, describing her as “well-seasoned,” of “very strong character,” and “very much accepted by the people.”
Kim Jong-Nam, the half-brother pf North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-Un, was killed using the highly toxic liquid nerve agent called VX, Malaysian police have said.